Nissan: Nissan celebrates large entertainment of LEAF owners in Montreal for ‘Branchez-Vous’ 2015

Posted on 20. Apr, 2015 by in Nissan Canada

MISSISSAUGA, ON. – On Saturday, Apr 18, 148 owners of all a all-electric Nissan LEAF met-up during a third annual Branchez-Vous event, imprinting one of a largest entertainment of Nissan LEAF vehicles in Canada. Branchez-Vous 2015 also saw a poignant series of 100 per cent electric vehicles (EV) collected in one place in Canada – 301.

Branchez-Vous was orderly by a National Centre of Advanced Transportation (CNTA) in partnership with a partners, including a Electric Circuit and a Government of Quebec. As a colonize in mass-market, emission-free mobility, Nissan was a unapproachable automotive unite of a eventuality and several of a Quebec-based dealers participated: H. Grégoire Chomedey Nissan; Nissan Gabriel Group; Park Avenue Nissan; Nissan Spinelli Pointe Claire, and Metro Nissan. The participating Nissan dealers, as good as member from Nissan’s Canadian headquarters, granted 9 Nissan LEAFs to attend in a test-drive knowledge that took place on a Circuit Gilles Villeneuve.

“In 2014, a Nissan LEAF accessible a best-ever year in Canada, and in a vast approach – sales some-more than doubled a 2013 formula and tripled in Quebec. This is transparent explanation that not usually do some-more Canadians see a outrageous cost-savings in owning a Nissan LEAF, though also that a electric automobile marketplace is building strongly, generally in Quebec,” says Christian Meunier, boss of Nissan Canada Inc. “Therefore, we are gay to be a vital unite of a third Branchez-Vous event. It’s extraordinary to see electric automobile owners come out in outrageous numbers to make it shrill and transparent that emission-free motoring creates clarity from a cost of tenure perspective, and also helps to grasp healthier and some-more habitable cities.”

Electric automobile owners came from all over Quebec, and some even gathering as distant divided as Prince Edward Island, Ontario and Vermont to accommodate and attend in a EV march and test-drive program.

Much like a Branchez-Vous record-setting event, a Nissan’s LEAF success story is all about a numbers. Since Nissan launched a Nissan LEAF, a world’s first-ever mass constructed all-electric automobile in 2010, it has cemented a position as a tellurian personality of 0 emissions vehicles and sole some-more 165,000 units globally, ensuing in some-more than 1 billion kilometres of highway being driven but producing any flamable emissions or repairs to a atmosphere*. Nissan has serve bolstered a loyalty to EV care with Nissan’s new investment in 25 DC Fast Charging sites in a Electric Circuit. The partnership agreement is partial of a new proviso of growth of a Electric Circuit, that targets adult to 50 sites in high-traffic, vital highway corridors and vast civic centres.

About a Nissan LEAF
Introduced in 2010, a Nissan LEAF was a initial mass-market electric automobile in a world. The electric automobile has collected attention honours including a 2011 World Car of a Year, European Car of a Year 2011 and Car of a Year Japan 2011-2012. Nissan LEAF has a top tellurian patron compensation rate for any Nissan automobile ever and stays a bestselling electric automobile in history.

*Totals formed on Nissan’s Global Data Center (GDC) as of 30.09.2014 (UTC). The normal is collected usually from Nissan LEAF vehicles purebred with CarWings, approximately 54% of sum sales. Data used is from 01.04.14 – 30.09.14

Information, images and B-Roll of Nissan’s full lineup are accessible during www.media.nissan.ca or on request.

 

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